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Second Shift Driver Manager

Join the team that supports our drivers and customers reach their daily goals.

Position Description:

    As Northern Illinois’ leading trucking company and largest regional logistics and transportation provider, Meiborg provides safe and reliable transportation services to a diverse group of customers throughout the United States. With a reputation of providing only the best in transportation and freight services as well as a professional, knowledgeable customer support staff, we strive to maintain the highest levels of safety, efficiency, and performance for every customer.


Requirements

  • Provide on-site afterhours support for a fleet of drivers between the hours of 3:30pm until midnight
  • Log driver status updates as called in
  • Provide breakdown assistance and route to the proper parties
  • Ensure that accidents are appropriately documented and escalate when needed
  • Escalate all unresolvable issues to daytime Driver Managers or Management
  • Review dispatch schedules to determine where additional loads may be needed to increase weekly truck revenue and mileage
  • Communicate with planning personnel to obtain loads if needed to increase weekly truck revenue and mileage
  • Communicating to daytime Driver Managers about any occurrences as needed
  • Establish a good working relationship with drivers
  • Manage driver performance and escalate for disciplinary steps if necessary
  • Know, support, and enforce company policies
  • Manage service levels afterhours for 99.5% on time pickup and delivery
  • All other duties and projects as assigned

Qualifications

  • Computer based keyboard skills to include Microsoft Suite, Omnitracs and McLeod experience preferred
  • Knowledge of the transportation industry preferred
  • Ability to communicate well with others
  • Ability to transfer knowledge
  • Above average writing skills and organizational skills
  • Positive attitude
  • Ability to take direction from managers and detail oriented
  • Ability to solve problems and work in high pressure situations with little supervision



Hiring Policy:
Meiborg Brothers Trucking provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

We are a proud equal opportunity employer!